The Role of the Americas in History: By Leopoldo Zea

The Role of the Americas in History: By Leopoldo Zea

by Amy A. Oliver, Sonja Karsen
     
 

ISBN-10: 0847677214

ISBN-13: 9780847677214

Pub. Date: 11/22/1991

Publisher: Rowman & Littlefield Publishers, Inc.

This first-time translation makes available to English-speaking readers a seminal essay in Latin American thought by one of Latin America's leading intellectuals. Originally published in Mexico in 1957, The Role of the Americas in History explores the meaning of the history of the Americas in relation to universal history. Amy A. Oliver's introduction provides an

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This first-time translation makes available to English-speaking readers a seminal essay in Latin American thought by one of Latin America's leading intellectuals. Originally published in Mexico in 1957, The Role of the Americas in History explores the meaning of the history of the Americas in relation to universal history. Amy A. Oliver's introduction provides an excellent overview of such major themes in Zea's thought as marginality, humanism, Catholicism and Protestantism, philosophy of history, and liberation.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780847677214
Publisher:
Rowman & Littlefield Publishers, Inc.
Publication date:
11/22/1991
Series:
Studies in Latin American Thought Series
Edition description:
New Edition
Pages:
250
Product dimensions:
6.48(w) x 9.02(h) x 0.85(d)

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